Episodes from Season Seven of Scandal

01 | 107
7x01 - Oval Office 02
"Watch Me" October 5, 2017
Directed by: Jann Turner - Written by: Shonda Rhimes
One hundred days into Mellie's presidency, Olivia Pope is proving she can run the world; but to avoid an international incident, she may have to make her toughest call yet. Meanwhile, Quinn Perkins & Associates struggle to find their first client.
02 | 108
7x02 - Mellie Grant and President Rashad 01
"Pressing the Flesh" October 12, 2017
Directed by: Tony Goldwyn - Written by: Matt Byrne
President Mellie Grant hosts a state dinner for President Rashad of Bashran in a first step toward peace in the Middle East, and in case Mellie’s charm alone doesn’t work, Olivia secretly puts Jake to work so that they are armed with a back-up plan. Meanwhile, the team at Quinn Perkins & Associates attends the party in hopes to gain more high-profile clientele.
03 | 109
7x03 - Marcus Walker and Fitz Grant 04
"Day 101" October 19, 2017
Directed by: Scott Foley - Written by: Zahir McGhee
During the first 100 days of Mellie’s presidency, Fitz stays out of the limelight in Vermont where he takes up life as an ordinary citizen for the first time in years. Marcus joins the former POTUS to begin important work on the Fitzgerald Grant III Presidential Library.
04 | 110
7x04 - Abby, Quinn and Huck 01
"Lost Girls" October 26, 2017
Directed by: Nicole Rubio - Written by: Ameni Rozsa & Austin Guzman
While Liv is busy running the free world, the team at QPA works with an unexpected client to solve an important case. At the White House, Mellie prepares for the upcoming Nuclear Summit with President Rashad and Prime Minister Nazari.
05 | 111
7x05 - David, Olivia and Mellie 01
"Adventures in Babysitting" November 2, 2017
Olivia and Mellie assert their power like never before; meanwhile, Cyrus is working on congressional approval to declare war in Bashran, and QPA is keeping close watch on President Rashad’s niece.
06 | 112
7x06 - Group 06
"Vampires and Bloodsuckers" November 9, 2017
Directed by: Jann Turner - Written by: Chris Van Dusen & Tia Napolitano
The Gladiators come together to celebrate Quinn and Charlie’s big day, but events take a turn when Quinn goes missing. Back at the White House, Mellie meets with the Bashrani ambassador to deal with the aftermath of President Rashad’s assassination.
07 | 113
7x07 - Olivia Pope 01
"Something Borrowed" November 16, 2017
Directed by: Sharat Raju - Written by: Mark Fish
The first half of the epic final season ends with shocking revelations and jaw-dropping events that will leave everyone reeling.
08 | 114
7x08 - Olivia Pope and Jake Ballard 05
"Robin" January 18, 2018
Directed by: Daryn Okada - Written by: Juan Carlos Fernandez
On the midseason premiere, the fallout from Rowan’s desperate act affects all of Quinn’s loved ones, including a guilt-ridden Olivia.
09 | 115
7x09 - Rowan and Olivia 04
"Good People" January 25, 2018
The harrowing events that transpired in Rowan’s basement are revealed, from the moment Quinn was kidnapped to the earth-shattering gunshot that rocked Olivia to her core.
10 | 116
7x10 - Group 05
"The People v. Olivia Pope" February 1, 2018
Directed by: Kerry Washington - Written by: Ameni Rozsa
When Olivia agrees to join Fitz in Vermont for what she thinks will be a relaxing getaway, she is shocked to find that her closest friends have orchestrated a relentless intervention. Back in Washington, Cyrus finally reveals his suspicions to Mellie about Olivia and Jake’s extracurricular activities.
11 | 117
7x11 - Olivia and Cyrus 01
"Army of One" February 8, 2018
Directed by: Allison Liddi-Brown - Written by: Austin Guzman
Mellie’s plans to name Jake as her new chief of staff only propels Olivia to do whatever it takes to make sure that does not happen. Back at Papa Pope’s house, Quinn becomes restless, wondering just how long Rowan intends to keep her and Robin hidden from the outside world. Meanwhile at QPA, Abby, Huck and Charlie decide that it’s time to move forward with new clients when their first case leads to surprising intel.
12 | 118
7x12 - Olivia Pope and Annalise Keating 07
Directed by: Tony Goldwyn - Written by: Raamla Mohamed
In the midst of moving on from the White House, Olivia gets an unexpected visitor in criminal defense attorney Annalise Keating, who seeks her help in fast-tracking a judicial reform class action to the United States Supreme Court. However, after Olivia’s recent fall from political grace, it’s going to be more challenging than ever to get the support they need.